About time: U.S. aggressively standing up to Chinese technology threats

About time: U.S. aggressively standing up to Chinese technology threats

FPI / October 1, 2020 Commentary by Jason Orestes The U.S. continues to be guns drawn against foreign technological threats and has taken impressive action lately against several Chinese companies. After trying to balance defending U.S. interests with just enough tact to not be incendiary, it appears the Trump administration has opted for direct, unbridled […]

China threatens to ‘strike back’ at UK over 5G and Hong Kong

China threatens to ‘strike back’ at UK over 5G and Hong Kong

FPI / May 19, 2020 Analysis by Paul Crespo Thanks to communist China’s increasingly belligerent actions worldwide, Great Britain has finally woken up to the serious Chinese threat and is increasingly standing up to China. In recent weeks, the UK has reversed itself on allowing Huawei into its 5G telecom network and strongly condemned China […]

Prosperous Germany caught in the middle amid growing U.S.-China rift

Prosperous Germany caught in the middle amid growing U.S.-China rift

by WorldTribune Staff, June 26, 2020 Germany appears reluctant to take sides amid increasing tensions between the United States and China. “Of all advanced economies outside Asia, Germany has the deepest economic ties in both camps and would have the most to lose from a Cold War between Washington and Beijing,” the Wall Street Journal […]

As world awakens to China’s duplicity, urgent consequences are due

As world awakens to China’s duplicity, urgent consequences are due

Special to WorldTribune , April 6, 2020 Commentary by Lee Cohen The world’s leading economies have been saddled so far with costs from the coronavirus pandemic nearing $4 trillion and China must be pursued for its role in the crisis. A reset of relations with the communist behemoth is urgently required and there will surely […]

New DOJ indictment charges Huawei helped Iran spy on protesters

New DOJ indictment charges Huawei helped Iran spy on protesters

FPI / February 16, 2020 By Lee Cohen The U.S. Department of Justice on Feb. 13 filed new charges against Chinese telecom giant Huawei, accusing it, among other things, of stealing U.S. trade secrets and assisting the Iranian government to spy on protesters as well as illegally doing business with North Korea. Specific charges include […]

Pompeo: Death of NATO over Huawei tensions ‘grossly over-exaggerated’

Pompeo: Death of NATO over Huawei tensions ‘grossly over-exaggerated’

by WorldTribune Staff, February 16, 2020 A rift that has opened between Europe and the United States over Europe’s use of China’s Huawei for 5G technology has led to concerns over the stability of the NATO alliance, reports say. Those reports are “grossly over-exaggerated,” U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in remarks on Saturday […]

U.S. prosecutors moving against China tech giant despite trade deal

U.S. prosecutors moving against China tech giant despite trade deal

by WorldTribune Staff, January 22, 2020 The freshly minted Phase 1 of the U.S.-China trade deal will not stop the U.S. government from pursuing criminal cases against Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, officials say. Huawei is the subject of criminal cases in New York and Washington state. “The Huawei prosecution in New York, it’s a sanctions […]

As 5G era dawns, Pentagon is no longer world leader in communications tech

As 5G era dawns, Pentagon is no longer world leader in communications tech

Geostrategy-Direct.com In the 1980s, the Pentagon invested heavily in technology such as stealth and the Internet to help win the Cold War and establish the U.S. as the world’s lone superpower. Today, however, there is a growing consensus that China has taken the lead in the 5G era as the regime of supreme leader Xi […]

China’s state media slams Soros for rare agreement with Trump vs Huawei

China’s state media slams Soros for rare agreement with Trump vs Huawei

by WorldTribune Staff, September 19, 2019 China’s Global Times propaganda outlet lashed out at leftist billionaire George Soros for his support of U.S. President Donald Trump’s war against Chinese telecom giant Huawei. In a Sept. 9 Wall Street Journal op-ed, Soros wrote that Trump was taking the right course in viewing Huawei’s electronic products as […]

Report of Huawei’s 3G wireless network in North Korea raises eyebrows

Report of Huawei’s 3G wireless network in North Korea raises eyebrows

FPI / September 17, 2019 Geostrategy-Direct.com North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un insists on isolating the nation’s population from the world. Merely purchasing a Western-made movie on the black market can get a North Korean citizen sent to a prison camp, or worse. So, why would the young dictator be interested in Chinese tech giant Huawei’s […]